Around the Androidosphere

The Android news has been coming at us pretty fast lately.  Even with the great team we have here at AndroidGuys, there are still going to be articles and items that slip through the cracks.  For this very reason, we created a meta-post called “Around the Androidosphere” which aims to ...

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HTC Hands Keys to Hero Kingdom Over to Developers

Up until now, developers looking to create a great Hero/Sense ROM have had a difficult time. With no open-source kernel to work with, anyone wanting to mod or customize a Hero build has has to work with limited resources. That will no longer be the case, thanks to HTC. HTC has made the full ...

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The Great Debate

Sprint has finally unveiled details about its upcoming “Instinct Q,” which we now know to be the “Moment.” Now, I pose a question. So do you go ahead and get the highly anticipated, much touted, HTC Hero, or, do you wait until the beginning of November and get the ...

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Hey Best Buy Reward Zone Members! Get Your HTC Hero on Friday

Those of you interested in picking up an HTC Hero from Best Buy might want to clear your schedule for Friday morning.  Rather than waiting until this Sunday morning (11th) to get your phone, whip out your Rewards Zone membership card and grab one on your way to work! This way, you can show ...

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First Look at NFL Mobile Live for HTC Hero

Wanna see what you prospective HTC Hero owners have to look forward to?  I’ve been using the phone for the better part of a week now and have  found the NFL Mobile App to be a lot more involved and feature-rich than I expected.  It has mass appeal -  From casual football fans down ...

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Unboxing an HTC Hero for Sprint [VIDEO]

I had the privilege of unboxing an HTC Hero from Sprint today and wanted to share the experience.  It was my first time playing with the HTC Sense UI and something beefier than the G1.  The video you’ll see is raw, unedited footage but still something you might enjoy.  Check back over ...

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Android in Ireland… No Luck for the Irish!

This post could be rather short because as of today (23rd of September 2009) none of the 4 main mobile phone operators doing business in Ireland have an Android device on offer… not one! You can get the latest Nokia N97, the iPhone 3GS, any flavors of BlackBerry even a couple of Windows ...

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Sprint’s Foray Into Android

Sprint is starting to ramp up their Android community involvement, in preparation for their launch of the HTC Hero and their Open Developer Conference. Learn more in today's episode of 'Building Droids!

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HTC Tattoo Outed at $469 Unlocked

The price for an unlocked HTC Tattoo has surfaced over at Expansys.  Selling for $469.99 unlocked,  it might seem a bit high at first glance.  However, as HTC Source points out, this is $100 less than what they’re selling the HTC Hero at.  Doing a little fraction work, they estimate ...

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Sprint Ups Ante With “Any Mobile, Anytime” Plan

Sprint has been doing their part to stem the bleeding that is customer churn.  With handsets like the Palm Pre, the BlackBerry Tour, and the forthcoming HTC Hero, they’re building up a handset repertoire that puts 2008’s offerings to shame. It’s true – they are getting ...

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And Now it’s Official: Sprint Announces HTC Hero for October 11th

Alright, finally!  Sprint has made their official announcement regarding the HTC Hero.  We now have everything there is to know – the price, the release date, the look.  

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Sprint “Announces” HTC Hero

Sprint is finally putting the word out that they’re bring the HTC Hero to their network. We should be clear – there are no press releases or conferences to report on here.  What we have is a little behind-the-scenes announcing for you.  

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Is This the Sprint Version of the HTC Hero?

You know that HTC Hero that is rumored to hit Sprint sometime over the next few months?  That one that’s allegedly going to be up for pre-order at Best Buy stores in a few weeks?  Yeah, well it ain’t gonna look like the Hero overseas.  If the images here prove to be right, the ...

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Leaked Pics Reveal QWERTY Samsung InstinctQ

Expected to come out in October (or possibly November), little is known about the Samsung IntinctQ.  For instance, what the heck does the ‘Q’ stand for anyways?  We already know what a Samsung Instinct is, what makes this one different?  

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HTC Hero All But Officially Announced for Sprint

The fellas over at Engadget Mobile are reporting that they have seen the page shown in the image below.  They’re keeping the URL a secret, but this essentially wraps up the Hero to Sprint rumor.  There are still plenty of unknowns such as A)will it be exclusive, B) if so, for how long?, ...

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